Re: Bug#167747: proftpd-mysql: links against OpenSSL and GPL licensed libmysqlclient10
On Wed, Nov 06, 2002 at 01:05:21PM +0100, Miros/law Baran wrote:
> 4.11.2002 pisze Andreas Metzler (firstname.lastname@example.org):
> > GPL is incompatible with OpenSSL's license, because the "advertising
> > clause in OpenSSL's license would add an additional restriction on
> > the GPL licensed software. proftpd-mysql links against both OpenSSL
> > and libmysqlclient10, the latter is GPL.
> The latter is *L*GPL, so there is no problem with linking with it.
> Please check the sources for copyright information.#
Did I miss something obvious or is
the only possibility to discover this?
I did check mysql.com and debian/copyright.
thanks again, cu andreas